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  • Look-out

    Look-out

    (art) Made by: Pitchforth, Roland Vivian

    Art.IWM ART LD 5859

    image: on deck on a destroyer. A view of a bare-chested sailor in an anti-aircraft gun emplacement, looking out to sea with binoculars. An officer stands to his left looking over the side of the boat. There is a convoy of similar ships sailing up ahead.

  • Motor Gun-boats in a Night Action

    Motor Gun-boats in a Night Action

    (art) Made by: Pitchforth, Roland Vivian

    Art.IWM ART LD 3831

    image: a night scene at sea: two motor gun boats fire towards a third boat in the distance. The swell from the MGBs fills the foreground while the shots create an arch of light in the darkness.

  • The Gun Sentry

    The Gun Sentry

    (art) Made by: McBey, James 1917-05-29

    Art.IWM ART 1404

    image: a sailor stands beside a large gun at the stern end of a troop transport ship, looking out to sea with the ship's wake curving off into the distance. The gun deck consists of numerous planks of wood.

  • A Monitor's Turret

    A Monitor's Turret

    (art) Made by: Allfree, Geoffrey Stephen 1918

    Art.IWM ART 564

    image: A detailed side-on view of the two-gun turret of a Monitor, with part of the ship's superstructure visible behind the turrent to the left. A portion of the deck is visible, with a sailor standing on it in the right foreground. The silhouettes...

  • Sunbathing on the 4-inch Gun

    Sunbathing on the 4-inch Gun

    (art) Made by: Bone, Stephen

    Art.IWM ART LD 3270

    image: two men, one wearing swimming trunks, the other wearing trousers, lie sunbathing on a gun in a gun emplacement, surrounded by a turquoise sea.

  • Oerlikon Anti-aircraft Gun-nests

    Oerlikon Anti-aircraft Gun-nests

    (art) Made by: Austin, Robert Sargent 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3038

    image: view a ship overlooking two Oerlikon anti-aircraft gun nests. Two sailors are stationed at each emplacement and appear to be inspecting and cleaning the guns. The deck of the ship is visible below, with a lifeboat to the right.

  • In the Jungle - Working on a Cutting. Rock Clearing after Blasting

    In the Jungle - Working on a Cutting. Rock Clearing after Blasting

    (art) Made by: Searle, Ronald William Fordham 1943-06-01

    Art.IWM ART 15747 87

    image recto: A group of eight Prisoners of War. Their clothes are threadbare, and they carry baskets of rocks in a continuous chain towards the left of the picture, returning towards the right with empty baskets. They are watched over by two Japanese...

  • Sinking a Floating Mine with Rifle Fire

    Sinking a Floating Mine with Rifle Fire

    (art) Made by: Bone, Stephen

    Art.IWM ART LD 3276

    image: five sailors, including an officer face away from the viewer, holding rifles, leaning over the side of the ship. Two aim their guns at an orange mine floating in the sea.

  • Welsh Guardsmen from the Bridge, 19 May 1982

    Welsh Guardsmen from the Bridge, 19 May 1982

    (art) Made by: Kitson, Linda 1982

    Art.IWM ART 15530 17

    image: Looking down on Welsh Guards on the deck of the QE2.

  • War Drawings By Muirhead Bone: On Board a Battleship: A Gun Turret

    War Drawings By Muirhead Bone: On Board a Battleship: A Gun Turret

    (art) Made by: Bone, Muirhead (Undefined) 1918

    Art.IWM REPRO 000684 47

    one of a portfolio of 60 prints

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